In response to a Kosovo Police request, the Department for Security and Public Safety (DSPS) at the OSCE Mission in Kosovo will organize a two-day cross-institutional training on “Management of Investigations” as a comprehensive capacity building endeavour based on the needs identified in Kosovo. The participants will include members of Kosovo Police entrusted with the supervision and management of investigations, Prosecution Service and the judiciary. The attendees will be inter alia familiarized with essential components of successful investigative work necessitating joining forces. Moreover, both prosecutors and judges dealing with Serious and Organized Crime in their day-to-day work will take part in simulation of real life case scenarios. The aim of the training is to also improve the cross-divisional interaction amongst the aforementioned entities.
The objective of the training detailed above is to increase the level of knowledge in relation to management of demanding criminal investigations of serious and organized crime. Moreover, the participants will be familiarized with how to take effective cross-divisional approach. The training aims to strengthen the co-operation of the main main entities involved in criminal prosecution, and optimise the working processes in the future day-to-day work.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Under the supervision of the Activity Manager, the international expert will familiarize the participants in which fashion the management of investigations in close cooperation between police, prosecution and judiciary can take place. The expert is expected to use real-life scenarios taking into consideration the context in Kosovo. The training will be organized from 2 to 3 November 2020, on an online platform.
The international expert will be responsible for the following:
o Management of serious and organized crime investigations, covering all aspects, including preventative measures, commissioning of an investigation, covert methods (Intelligence gathering, Surveillance techniques, Covert entry), investigative strategy (Use of CCTV, Role of Analysts, Financial Investigator, Use of Media etc), with a focus on organised crime groups involved in high-profile cases.
o Importance of analysis results, intelligence and predictive policing in conjunction with serious and organized crime.
o Requirements of prosecution and the judiciary in the given context (particulary in regard to covert measures).
o Real-life cases being successfully investigated by the lecturer and simulated in interactive practical exercises.
o The importance of an Investigative Plan.
o Pros and Cons of centralized and decentralized investigations.
Remuneration will depend on the qualifications and experience of individual experts as well as the detailed work plan to be agreed upon and will be based on the current OSCE consultancy rates.
How To Apply
In order to apply for this position you must complete the OSCE's online application form, found under https://jobs.osce.org/. Applicants are encouraged to use the online recruitment and only fully completed OSCEapplications will be accepted. However, if you have technical difficulties with the system you may use the offline application form found under https://jobs.osce.org/resources/document/offline-application-form and forward the completed form quoting the vacancy number by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. In line with yourqualifications please indicate preference to one or more field of expertise listed above (while using the onlineapplication the field of expertise preference can be indicated in the cover letter part). Kindly note that applications received after the deadline, submitted in different formats than the OSCE Application Form or in other languages than the English language would not be considered. The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and socialbackgrounds to apply